Tuesday February 19, 2019

Rosh Hashana 2018

Man blowing the Shofar in front of the Western wall in Jerusalem.Man blowing the Shofar in front of the Western wall in Jerusalem.

Rosh Hashana for the year 2018 starts on Monday, September 10th ending the 2 day celebration at sundown on Tuesday, September 11. Because the Jewish calendar is a lunar calendar, the holiday begins on the sunset of the previous day on the evening of Sunday, September 9th.

Monday, September 10th is the 252 day of the 2018 calendar year with -5 months, -9 days until the start of the 2 day celebration/ observance of Rosh Hashana 2018.

More information on Rosh Hashana. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Rosh Hashana
Name(s):Rosh Hashana, Jewish New Year, Day of Remembrance, Day of Blowing the Shofar
Type:Observance, Jewish
When:First day of Tishrei on Hebrew Calendar

September 2018 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
Sept 2 - SunKrishna Janmashtami 2018Hindu-170
Sept 3 - Mon Labor Day 2018Federal Holiday-169
Sept 9 - SunNational Grandparents Day 2018Observance-163
Sept 10 - Mon Rosh Hashana 2018 Jewish-162
Sept 11 - TuesPatriot Day 2018Observance-161
Sept 12 - WedGanesh Chaturthi 2018Hindu-160
Sept 12 - WedMuharram 2018Muslim-160
Sept 17 - MonConstitution Citizenship Day 2018Observance-155
Sept 19 - Wed Yom Kippur 2018 Jewish-153
Sept 21 - FriAshura 2018Muslim-151
Sept 23 - Sun Fall/ Spring - September equinox 2018 Season-149
Sept 24 - MonSukkot 2018Jewish-148

Rosh Hashana by Year